The WHO Country Office in Turkmenistan was established in November 1995 in Ashgabat to assist the Government in developing its health policy, health system and public health programmes which address the main health needs of the country through the WHO strategy “Matching Services to Needs.” The Office is the focal point for WHO activities in Turkmenistan and consists of 4 staff members.Read more
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The WHO European Region is marking an important step on the road from malaria control to malaria elimination, and then on to maintaining malaria-free status, with the launch of The Ashgabat Statement: Preventing the re-establishment of malaria transmission in the WHO European Region.
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WHO Country Office, Turkmenistan
21 Archabil str.
Tel.: +993 12 488325, ext 401, +993 12 488404
Fax: +993 12 488393
Ministry of health
Regional Committee"Leaving no one behind is our call to action"
Regional Director addresses the 67th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe in Budapest, HungaryRead the speech in Turkmen
PublicationsStrengthening the response to noncommunicable diseases in Turkmenistan More publications
Data and statistics
Estimated life expectancy. (World Health Report) (as of 2011)Read more